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Dec 08, 2016

Preventing Bacterial Growth in Pipes

ChE Professor & Chair Thomas Webster was featured in the Boston Herald’s article “Kalter: A bumpy road ahead for deadly bacteria?” and will be presenting his work at the Hidden Infrastructure Symposium.

Chemical Engineering

Nov 04, 2016

Effects of the New Mass Pike Tollbooths

CEE Professor Peter Furth featured in the Boston Globe's article "Your guide to the new all-electronic tolling" regarding what to expect with the new tollbooths on the Mass Pike.

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Oct 17, 2016

Photo of ECE Professor Padir Featured in National Geographic

An image showing ECE Professor Taskin Padir and Valkyrie, the NASA robot he is working on improving, is featured in an issue of National Geographic. The article talks at length about prospects of space travel to mars. Mars: Inside the High-Risk, High-Stakes Race to the Red Planet

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Oct 17, 2016

ECE Professor Singh Featured in Atlantic Article

ECE Professor Hanumant Singh's work is featured in an article by The Atlantic titled, "How Many Fish are in the Sea?" The article highlights Professor Singh's work with Autonomous Underwater Vehicles, or AUVs. Professor Singh has adopted the design of his robot to help researchers with the daunting task of counting bottom-dwelling fish.

Electrical & Computer Engineering

Sep 22, 2016

Using Nanoparticles instead of Antibiotics to fight infection

PhD bioengineering student Ben Geilich was featured in the Boston Herald's article on "Nano-meds could replace antibiotics" for his research into using nanoparticles to fight infection.

Bioengineering, Chemical Engineering

Aug 22, 2016

ISEC Featured in ASCE Civil Engineering Magazine

The Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Complex was featured in ASCE Civil Engineering Magazine for its unique building design coupled with a pedestrian walkway. Watch Video About ISEC

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Jul 26, 2016

A Fascination with Bicycles

MIE Assistant Teaching Professor Jim Papadopoulos was featured in Nature for his lifetime obsession with the mechanics of the way a bicycle works.

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

May 16, 2016

Peter Furth Featured on WBUR

CEE Professor Peter Furth was interviewed twice in the past month by WBUR for traffic lights in Boston and the recent Duck Boat crash. Why you can't Catch the 'Green Wave' in Boston Could the Fatal Duck Boat Crash in Boston have been Prevented?

Civil & Environmental Engineering